Scholarship Winners announced by Pollock Pines-Camino Rotary

by Placerville Newswire / Jul 11, 2017 / comments


The Pollock Pines-Camino Rotary Club announced the winners of the club’s 2017  scholarships.  The honors go to Clarity Mitrisin, Karlee Cuddy and Amy Bryant. All are residents of Pollock Pines-Camino and graduates of El Dorado High School.  

Clarity plans to attend Folsom Lake College and transfer to the California College of the Arts to earn a degree in graphic design.  She intends to apply her degree to use design as a form of social activism.

Karlee plans to attend a four-year university to study chemistry and applied mathematics. She is interested in using her education to pursue a career in any of several fields including pathology, medical  process design and space technology.  

Amy plans to attend a four-year university to study psychology and biology or neuroscience. She is interested in pursuing a master’s degree in biopsychology and a career in research.

Founded in 1948, the Pollock Pines-Camino Rotary Club has served the local community for  66 years.  Through fundraising events such as  Strikes for Scholars Bowling Tournament and Evening in the Orchard Benefit Dinner the club has donated thousands of dollars through the years to school programs and for scholarships for graduating high school seniors.